Eagles soar to 21-4 victory

Cody Burgess had four hits, three runs, and two RBI in tonight's 21-4 win. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Cody Burgess had four hits, three runs, and two RBI in tonight's 21-4 win. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State banged out 16 hits tonight in a 21-4 win over Rollins College JV in Winter Haven. 

The Eagles scored 10 runs in the first inning, nine in the third, and two in the seventh. 

Rollins got a pair of runs in the fifth and two more in the seventh. 

Cody Burgess went four-for-six with three runs and two RBI. 

Matt Piatt doubled, singled twice, scored three runs, and drove in two. 

Luke Parker had a double and a single, a stolen base, three runs, and four RBI. 

Andrew Stroud went two-for-four with a double, a walk, three runs, and two RBI. 

Kyle Jackson doubled, walked, stole a base, hit a sacrifice fly, scored twice, and drove in three runs. 

JD Osborne collected a double, two runs, and three RBI. 

Cole Ondrejka had a single, three walks, two runs, and two RBI. 

Zack Bullard singled twice, walked twice, scored a run and drove in a run. 

Brandon Gali had three walks, two runs, and an RBI. 

Cody Gamble (3-2) picked up the win with two innings in relief. 

Jacob Kelley, Brad Labozetta, Jordan Guerrero, David Lara, Dean Pelman, and Jose Pupo also pitched for Polk State. 

The Eagles (29-13, 12-6, No. 4 FCSAA) play Southeastern University JV tomorrow at 5 p.m. in Winter Haven.

Sep 28
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Walter Fuller Complex, St. Petersburg
Sep 28
Baseball 3:30 PM
at St. Petersburg College
Suncoast Tournament Walter Fuller Complex. St. Pete, FL
Oct 03
Baseball 5:00 PM
at South Florida State College
Avon Park, FL
Oct 05
Baseball 12:00 PM
Polk State College
Scout Day Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 10
Baseball 5:00 PM
South Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 12
Baseball 6:00 PM
Scorpions Founder Club
Winter Haven, FL
Oct 17
Baseball 5:00 PM
at Florida Southern College
Henley Field. Lakeland, FL

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